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Effects of Mismatching Dual Assembly Tires

You mismatch your socks and silverware but force things together, and they usually work. Unfortunately, this is far from the case when it comes to your fleet’s dual assembly tires. Mismatched tires have a difference in inflation, diameter, or tire ply and can cause: Uneven tread wear Shorter tire lifespan Uneven load distribution Decreased mileage […]

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Tire Mounting and Dismounting 101

You need to have a practiced touch to accurately mount and dismount your tires if you hope to avoid damage. It takes more than sheer force to replace tires safely, and Bauer Built Tire & Service has you covered. Dismounting Your Tires Never dismount tires while they’re inflated and avoid tools that will damage the […]

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Do You Know How Fast You Were Going?

We live in a fast-paced world, and most jobs want things done yesterday. But remember the impact speed, weight, and grade have on your brakes before you put the pedal to the metal. It’s Just Physics When you pump the brakes, the braking mechanisms convert kinetic energy to thermal energy. Meaning, the brakes change the […]

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Dual Vs. Super Wide Singles: Which Is Better?

Depending on your trucking application, one may be better than the other. Check out the advantages and disadvantages of dual tires and super wide singles to make the right choice for your fleet. Dual Tires Dual tires have been used on multiple axle fleets for decades to keep frames stable and ensure safety in the […]

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Tire Business Rankings – Bauer Built is #11 on Largest Commercial and Largest Retreader Lists

Each year, Tire Business publishes rankings for the largest commercial tire and largest retreaders in the United States. “At Bauer Built, we made a number of moves in 2019 to expand our footprint and to improve our service offerings throughout the Midwest with the acquisition of Allied Oil’s commercial tire division, said Todd Weber, Executive […]

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We Thank The Truckers Who Continue Providing Essential Supplies

During the continued uncertainty that’s followed COVID-19, Bauer Built Tire & Service wishes to thank the truckers who continue to drive the supply line to those on the frontlines. It’s during crises that the essential behind-the-scenes efforts shine brightest. Like the medical staff caring for the afflicted and the scientists working to find a cure, […]

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Change to Temporary Business Hours Until Further Notice

Due to the Covid-19 virus, in an effort to mitigate the exposure to our customers and employees, our tire centers have modified hours until further notice. Hours vary slightly from location to location but opening will either be at 7 am or 7:30 am with all locations closing at 5 pm Monday through Friday. Our […]

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Saturday Hours Changing During Month of April

Bauer Built Customers, Due to the impact of COVID-19, in an effort to mitigate the exposure to our customers and employees, our Tire Centers will be closed Saturdays for the month of April. Rest assured, we will continue to partner with you to manage all of your tire and service-related needs. Our commercial emergency field and […]

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Bauer Built To Take Protective Measures During This Changing Environment

Dear Bauer Built Customers, At Bauer Built, one of the fundamentals of our business is recognizing that “Our Strength is in our People and the Customers We Serve”.  We are committed to ensuring a healthy and safe environment for our customers, employees, and partner dealers while continually focusing on “how to make it better”. In […]

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Get Your Fleet Ready For Spring

Now’s the time to spring into action before the warm weather hits. Wash winter off your fleet and bring your trucks and trailers into Bauer Built so they’ll be in great better shape for spring. Tires Tire maintenance can take a hit during colder months. You’ll want to check your fleet’s pressure regularly but especially […]

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